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Guide to the John Treanor Papers of the San Diego Water Company, Water Resources Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
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  • Scope and Contents of the Collection
  • Series Arrangement
  • Subject Headings

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: John Treanor Papers of the San Diego Water Company, Water Resources Collection
    creator: Treanor, John
    Dates: 1881-1935
    Abstract: John Treanor was vice-president of the San Diego Water Company. He purchased the land to build Henshaw Reservoir and then later Hodges Dam and reservoir. In addition, he was on the Board of Trustees at Pomona College in the early 20th century. (Treanor, Thomas. John Treanor A Sketch of his Life wiht Excerpts from His Letters, Los Angeles, Zamorano Club, 1937.)
    Extent: 1 foot (1 box)
    Repository: Claremont Colleges. Honnold/Mudd Library.
    800 N. Dartmouth Avenue
    Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
    Claremont University Consortium
    Claremont, California 91711
    Collection Number: h747
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
    Physical Location: Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library. Claremont University Consortium.

    Information for Researchers

    Restrictions on Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact Special Collections Library staff.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], John Treanor Papers on the San Diego Water Company, Water Resources Collection, Special Collections, Honnold Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.

    Acquisition Information


    Processing Information

    Arranged and Processed by Russell Michalak


    No additions to the collection is anticipated.

    Scope and Contents of the Collection

    This collection consist of report on water problems in San Diego by eningeers, J.B. Lippincott, John Treanor, and Henry O. Wheeler.

    Series Arrangement

    Series 1 San Diego Water Company

    Subject Headings

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection
    Treanor, John.
    Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
    San Diego Water Company
    Water rights -- Southern California
    Water supply -- Southern California
    Western Americana, 1850-1950